Del Mar News & Announcements

These announcements and Press Releases are updated frequently. For Stable Notes and other race-related news, you can read our Stable News.

MyPoint Credit Union Sponsoring Bing Crosby Opening Day at Del Mar with Camp Wamp

Thursday, November 7th, 2019   (1 year ago)
MyPoint Credit Union honors the youngsters of Camp Wamp on Del Mar’s Opening Day.

Sixth Del Mar Fall Session Off and Running This Friday

Wednesday, November 6th, 2019   (1 year ago)
The eagerly anticipated return of horse racing at Del Mar begins this Friday as the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club hosts its sixth consecutive “Hollywood” fall race meeting, known affectionately – and with a tip of...

Full Roster of Bets, Big Pools Highlight Del Mar Fall Wagering

Monday, November 4th, 2019   (1 year ago)
Del Mar patrons will have 17 different ways to wager during the track’s 15-day Bing Crosby Season meet beginning this coming Friday and running through Sunday, December 1. The betting menu starts with the traditional...

Del Mar Hosts Worthy Charities During Its Bing Crosby Season

Thursday, October 24th, 2019   (1 year ago)
Helen Woodward Equine Therapeutic Riding Program As it has for the past 80 summers – and now, too, for the past five falls – Del Mar takes pride in hosting a series of highly worthy...

Popular "Ship and Win" Program in Effect for Fall at Del Mar

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019   (1 year ago)
The 3-year-old filly Proud Emma was one of Del Mar’s successful “Ship and Win” horses in 2018. © Benoit Photo “Ship and Win,” the simple horse recruitment program that has proven highly effective over the...

Wright, Hall Named Senior Vice Presidents at Del Mar

Tuesday, October 1st, 2019   (1 year ago)
Lynn Wright (Left) and Ann Hall Del Mar Thoroughbred announces the promotion of two of its corporate officers: Ann Hall was promoted to Senior Vice President, Operations and Administration and Lynn Wright was promoted to...

Unprecedented Safe Racing Highlights Del Mar's 80th Season

Monday, September 2nd, 2019   (1 year ago)
With the national spotlight on equine safety and welfare, the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club concluded its 80th summer meeting today as the safest major racetrack in the United States for the second consecutive year. After...

Double Stakes Winner Catalina Cruiser Voted Horse of the Meet

Monday, September 2nd, 2019   (1 year ago)
Catalina Cruiser © Benoit Photo Catalina Cruiser, who completed the unprecedented double of winning the San Diego Handicap and Pat O’Brien Stakes two years in a row, was selected Del Mar’s Horse of the Meeting...

Hronis Racing Sets Records in Taking Fifth Owner Title

Monday, September 2nd, 2019   (1 year ago)
Kosta and Pete Hronis Hronis Racing swept to their fifth Del Mar owner title during the course of Del Mar’s 36-day summer season, winning nine races and a record $1,441,077 in purses. Among those nine...

Five-Win Days Propel Prat, O'Neill to Jockey and Trainer Titles

Monday, September 2nd, 2019   (1 year ago)
Doug O'Neill © Benoit Photo Flavien Prat and Doug O’Neill took their places atop the jockey and trainer leader boards midway through the meeting and stayed to the end in winning titles for the 80th...